Expert Search

The experts identified here are staff, managing editors, senior fellows, and policy advisors (unpaid volunteers) to The Heartland Institute, as well as persons affiliated with other think tanks who have agreed to be identified as topic area experts for Heartland.

Lee Walker

Senior Fellow, Urban Policy

Thomas Walton

Affiliated expert, AEG

Michael Warder

Vice Chancellor, Pepperdine University

Bernard (Bud) Weinstein

Associate Director, Maguire Energy Institute

Robert Weissberg

Professor Emeritus, Political Science - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Brian Wesbury

Chief Economist, First Trust Advisors L.P

J.P. Wieske

President of the Council for Affordable Health Insurance

Gary Wolfram

William E. Simon Professor of Economics and Public Policy and Director of Economics, Hillsdale College